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Wish Farms' challenge: pick strawberries, help RCMA

Wish Farms in Plant City will be the site of the first Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge on Saturday.


Wish Farms in Plant City will be the site of the first Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge on Saturday.

PLANT CITY — Wish Farms will present the first Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 8 at Futch Farms, benefiting the Redlands Christian Migrant Association.

During the Strawberry Picking Challenge, corporate-sponsored teams will participate in a relay race for the title of "Best Harvest Crew." The family-friendly event will include food, games and activities for children.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $8 for children 12 and under, and free for children 3 and under, and include lunch, strawberry shortcake and a gift bag.

Proceeds benefit RCMA, which works to provide early education and other services for the children of migrant farmworkers and rural, low-income families in Florida.

Futch Farms is at 3536 Futch Loop.

Tickets are available at or at the door. For information, call (813) 752-5111.

Times staff

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